“Al Qaeda seeks to bleed us financially by drawing us into long, costly wars that also inflame anti-American sentiment,” John Brennan, President Obama’s counter-terrorism advisor, said in a speech Wednesday unveiling the new strategy. “Going forward, we will be mindful that if our nation is threatened, our best offense won’t always be deploying large armies abroad but delivering targeted, surgical pressure to the groups that threaten us.”Read more . . .
Bonn, 26 May 2010 By Elias Davidsson Germany’s President justifies international aggression for economic reasons In an interview with Germany’s President, Mr. Horst Koehler on German Radio (Deutschlandsfunk), made on 22 May 2010 after his return from Afghanistan, he said: “A country … Read more . . .
Rewriting the rules of American justice Sunday, July 27, 2008 We are, sadly, accustomed to hearing President George W. Bush’s lawyers justify this administration’s ceaseless efforts to undermine the Constitution and the rule of law: intrusions on privacy, warrantless wiretapping, … Read more . . .
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL USA PUBLIC STATEMENT January 5, 2006 Amnesty International USA Cites Great Concern Over President Bush’s Undermining of New Anti-Torture Law Amnesty International USA today expressed great concern over the President’s official “signing statement” providing his interpretation of law … Read more . . .
ISSN 1522-211X O J P C R The Online Journal of Peace and Conflict Resolution Issue 6.1 American Disengagement with the International Criminal Court: Undermining International Justice and U.S. Foreign Policy Goals Emily Krasnor George Washington Williams, … Read more . . .